The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 631 769 858
Rank change year-on-year
+138 +89
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 266 184 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.18% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 249 152 78
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,050 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
OWASP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80737 89616 92223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.04% 87.37% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68272 74479 74310
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +53 97 £63,750 +15.90% 24
South East +59 65 £55,000 -8.33% 4
North West +18 30 £42,500 +13.33% 6
South West +18 19 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire +41 18 £42,500 +30.76% 5
East of England +27 17 £75,000 +138.09% 1
East Midlands +12 13 £47,500 -34.48%
West Midlands -5 6 £48,000 -6.34% 1
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 273 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (33.69%) SQL
3 185 (32.98%) Linux
4 179 (31.91%) Information Security
5 167 (29.77%) Windows
6 163 (29.06%) .NET
7 161 (28.70%) Penetration Testing
8 156 (27.81%) Java
9 143 (25.49%) Python
10 135 (24.06%) Scrum
10 135 (24.06%) Firewall
11 134 (23.89%) Microsoft
12 124 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
13 123 (21.93%) Bash Shell
14 122 (21.75%) Unix
15 121 (21.57%) Ruby
15 121 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 117 (20.86%) Oracle
17 115 (20.50%) CISSP
18 108 (19.25%) DevOps
19 105 (18.72%) PCI DSS
20 104 (18.54%) Security Testing
20 104 (18.54%) CEH
21 100 (17.83%) WebLogic
22 91 (16.22%) ITIL
23 89 (15.86%) Git (software)
24 87 (15.51%) WebSphere
25 86 (15.33%) Finance
26 85 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 85 (15.15%) Opscode Chef

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (17.83%) WebLogic
2 87 (15.51%) WebSphere
3 79 (14.08%) JBoss
3 79 (14.08%) OpenStack
4 78 (13.90%) CloudStack
5 55 (9.80%) Apache
6 30 (5.35%) Tomcat
7 28 (4.99%) SharePoint
8 22 (3.92%) nginx
8 22 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (2.32%) IIS
9 13 (2.32%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.96%) MS Exchange
11 10 (1.78%) CMS
12 5 (0.89%) Drupal
12 5 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.71%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.71%) WordPress
14 3 (0.53%) Confluence
14 3 (0.53%) Tornado
Applications
1 24 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.71%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) InDesign
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 76 (13.55%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.70%) SaaS
3 27 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.03%) IaaS
4 17 (3.03%) PaaS
5 12 (2.14%) Office 365
6 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.53%) GitHub
8 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.36%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.18%) Force.com
9 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 135 (24.06%) Firewall
2 54 (9.63%) HTTP
3 40 (7.13%) TCP/IP
4 39 (6.95%) Internet
5 38 (6.77%) Network Security
6 32 (5.70%) DNS
6 32 (5.70%) Wireless
7 21 (3.74%) LAN
8 19 (3.39%) SSL
9 11 (1.96%) HTTPS
10 9 (1.60%) WAN
11 5 (0.89%) IPsec
12 3 (0.53%) Intranet
13 2 (0.36%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (0.36%) SMTP
14 1 (0.18%) FTP
14 1 (0.18%) MPLS
14 1 (0.18%) VPN
14 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.18%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.63%) MySQL
2 44 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 16 (2.85%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.07%) OLAP
11 6 (1.07%) OLTP
11 6 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.89%) Redis
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.18%) Big Data
14 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 89 (15.86%) Git (software)
2 71 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 50 (8.91%) Subversion
4 45 (8.02%) Burp Suite
5 39 (6.95%) Selenium
6 35 (6.24%) Metasploit
7 31 (5.53%) TeamCity
8 26 (4.63%) JIRA
9 25 (4.46%) Cucumber
9 25 (4.46%) JMeter
10 16 (2.85%) Visual Studio
11 15 (2.67%) Hudson
11 15 (2.67%) Mercurial
12 13 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (1.78%) Gerrit
14 9 (1.60%) Appium
14 9 (1.60%) AppScan
14 9 (1.60%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.43%) ReSharper
15 8 (1.43%) WATIR
General
1 86 (15.33%) Finance
2 46 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.63%) Retail
4 14 (2.50%) Legal
5 13 (2.32%) Marketing
6 10 (1.78%) Banking
7 9 (1.60%) Law
8 6 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.07%) Publishing
9 5 (0.89%) Electronics
10 4 (0.71%) Back Office
10 4 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.36%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (16.93%) Architect
2 91 (16.22%) Analyst
3 87 (15.51%) Tester
4 79 (14.08%) Developer
4 79 (14.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 73 (13.01%) Penetration Tester
5 73 (13.01%) Security Analyst
6 48 (8.56%) Security Architect
7 37 (6.60%) Information Analyst
7 37 (6.60%) Information Security Analyst
8 34 (6.06%) Security Specialist
8 34 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (5.53%) Security Manager
10 30 (5.35%) Consultant
11 29 (5.17%) Security Tester
12 28 (4.99%) Security Consultant
13 26 (4.63%) Senior Developer
14 25 (4.46%) Security Engineer
15 24 (4.28%) Information Manager
15 24 (4.28%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (29.06%) .NET
2 80 (14.26%) HTML
3 64 (11.41%) ASP.NET
4 63 (11.23%) CSS
5 60 (10.70%) LAMP
6 58 (10.34%) HTML5
7 55 (9.80%) Web Services
8 44 (7.84%) XML
9 42 (7.49%) AngularJS
9 42 (7.49%) jQuery
10 39 (6.95%) J2EE
11 36 (6.42%) CSS3
12 34 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (5.88%) REST
14 30 (5.35%) RESTful
15 28 (4.99%) JSON
16 24 (4.28%) Ajax
17 22 (3.92%) J2SE
18 21 (3.74%) LEMP Stack
19 20 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.05%) Mobile App
2 48 (8.56%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.99%) Embedded Systems
5 21 (3.74%) Clustering
5 21 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
7 15 (2.67%) iPad
8 13 (2.32%) Fintech
9 12 (2.14%) BYOD
10 9 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (1.43%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.43%) Cybercrime
12 7 (1.25%) PKI
13 6 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.07%) Tandem
14 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.71%) W3C
15 3 (0.53%) PMI
15 3 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 185 (32.98%) Linux
2 167 (29.77%) Windows
3 122 (21.75%) Unix
4 30 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (5.17%) Android
6 27 (4.81%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.28%) Solaris
8 22 (3.92%) Oracle Linux
9 15 (2.67%) Kali Linux
10 11 (1.96%) Windows Server
11 9 (1.60%) CentOS
12 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.53%) AIX
13 3 (0.53%) Debian
13 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.36%) KNOPPIX
14 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (31.91%) Information Security
3 161 (28.70%) Penetration Testing
4 135 (24.06%) Scrum
5 124 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
6 108 (19.25%) DevOps
7 104 (18.54%) Security Testing
8 91 (16.22%) ITIL
9 85 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 81 (14.44%) Configuration Management
11 78 (13.90%) DSDM
11 78 (13.90%) RUP
11 78 (13.90%) SDLC
12 60 (10.70%) MVC
12 60 (10.70%) Risk Management
13 55 (9.80%) Waterfall
14 54 (9.63%) TDD
15 48 (8.56%) Cybersecurity
16 46 (8.20%) Vulnerability Management
17 44 (7.84%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 189 (33.69%) SQL
2 156 (27.81%) Java
3 143 (25.49%) Python
4 123 (21.93%) Bash Shell
5 121 (21.57%) Ruby
6 81 (14.44%) Shell Script
7 79 (14.08%) C#
8 66 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 64 (11.41%) PHP
10 50 (8.91%) Perl
11 48 (8.56%) C
12 45 (8.02%) C++
13 33 (5.88%) PowerShell
14 29 (5.17%) Objective-C
15 19 (3.39%) Apple Swift
16 18 (3.21%) T-SQL
17 14 (2.50%) Scala
18 13 (2.32%) VB
19 10 (1.78%) Go
20 6 (1.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 115 (20.50%) CISSP
2 104 (18.54%) CEH
3 84 (14.97%) CISM
4 66 (11.76%) Degree
5 60 (10.70%) OSCP
6 51 (9.09%) CREST Certified
6 51 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 47 (8.38%) GIAC
8 45 (8.02%) SANS
9 33 (5.88%) CISA
10 27 (4.81%) DV Cleared
10 27 (4.81%) GPEN
11 15 (2.67%) ISEB
12 12 (2.14%) ISTQB
12 12 (2.14%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.78%) CRISC
14 9 (1.60%) CompTIA Security+
14 9 (1.60%) Security+ Certification
15 8 (1.43%) GSEC
16 7 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (18.72%) PCI DSS
3 36 (6.42%) QA
4 28 (4.99%) COBIT
5 6 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.36%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.18%) RMADS
7 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 78 (13.90%) vSphere
1 78 (13.90%) Xen
1 78 (13.90%) XenServer
2 25 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.89%) Varnish
5 4 (0.71%) Docker
5 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 85 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 83 (14.80%) Puppet
3 78 (13.90%) Cobbler
3 78 (13.90%) Tivoli
4 72 (12.83%) Nessus
5 58 (10.34%) Nmap
6 36 (6.42%) OpenVAS
7 31 (5.53%) Ansible
8 28 (4.99%) HP Fortify
8 28 (4.99%) Terraform
9 22 (3.92%) Salt
10 9 (1.60%) AirWatch
11 8 (1.43%) WebInspect
12 5 (0.89%) RSA Archer
13 3 (0.53%) TeamSite
14 2 (0.36%) Core Impact
14 2 (0.36%) Nagios
15 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.18%) Graphite
15 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 134 (23.89%) Microsoft
2 117 (20.86%) Oracle
3 78 (13.90%) EnterpriseDB
4 43 (7.66%) Qualys
5 29 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 28 (4.99%) Coverity
6 28 (4.99%) Juniper
7 24 (4.28%) Cisco
8 22 (3.92%) Sun
9 19 (3.39%) Fortinet
9 19 (3.39%) Nokia
9 19 (3.39%) SAP
10 15 (2.67%) CA
11 14 (2.50%) HP
12 9 (1.60%) Forcepoint
12 9 (1.60%) Sourcefire
12 9 (1.60%) Symantec
12 9 (1.60%) Varonis
12 9 (1.60%) Veracode
13 8 (1.43%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Salary dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camborne, Cornwall
Computer People
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + 25 days, Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FDM Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oldham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 21 days ago